PGA Reach

 

PGA REACH is the 501(c)(3) charitable foundation of the PGA of America.  The mission of PGA REACH is to positively impact the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations by enabling access to PGA Professionals, PGA Sections and the game of golf.

PGA REACH – Impacting Lives Through Golf from PGA of America on Vimeo.

Youth, Military, Diversity

Youth

PGA Jr. League brings family and friends together around fun, team golf experiences with expert coaching from PGA and LPGA Professionals. In 2017, a record-setting 42,000 boys and girls played on 3,400 teams, surpassing the 36,000 players on 2,900 teams in 2016. PGA Jr. League is the flagship youth pillar program of PGA REACH, with the goal of making the program accessible to all interested kids in the United States and around the world. To learn more click here.

PGA Jr. League and PGA REACH (2018) from PGA of America on Vimeo.

Military

Saturday, November 11 – Veterans Day – served as the inaugural PGA National Day of HOPE. The Hero video below, featuring Jack Nicklaus, highlights the positive impact that PGA HOPE has on the lives of our Military Veterans. PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) is the flagship military program of PGA REACH, the charitable foundation of the PGA of America. PGA HOPE introduces golf to Veterans with disabilities to enhance their physical, mental, social and emotional well-being. In 2017, there were 1,500 Veterans impacted by PGA HOPE. 2018 Goal: 2,000 Veterans participating in PGA HOPE Programming. To learn more click here.

PGA HOPE ~ The PGA Reach Foundation from Bluefoot Entertainment, Inc. on Vimeo.

Inclusion

The PGA WORKS Fellowship aspires to be the most valuable entry-level employment opportunity for individuals from diverse backgrounds to garner experience in all facets of the golf industry

  • The gender and ethnicity of leading golf organizations' boards, senior leadership, and full time staff is homogeneous

  • The PGA WORKS Fellowship desires to establish a pool of diverse talent that is prepared to ascend to key employment positions within golf

To learn more click here.

PGA WORKS Fellowship-Tajma Brown from PGA of America on Vimeo.